Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sugar bowl with lid
  • Mexico
  • sugar bowl with lid, late 1800s–1998
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: measured together 12.5 x 10 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: measured together 4 7/8 x 3 7/8 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4661.a,b

The globular bowl (2007.4661.a) has a small foot, a short rim and two small loop handles from the rim to the shoulder. The shoulder is decorated with raised bumps with incised asterisks. It has a conical lid (2007.4661.b) with a knob at the top, a flared rim and a lip to sit into the bowl. It is glossy green.